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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From mör(suet) +‎ gæs(goose), a partial calque based on the supposed derivation of penguin from Latin pinguis(fat).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mörgæs f ‎(genitive singular mörgæsar, nominative plural mörgæsir)

  1. penguin
    Mörgæsir eru sætar.
    Penguins are cute.

DeclensionEdit